Presentation on theme: "Watch Our Watts Caringbah North Primary School 2010."— Presentation transcript:
Watch Our Watts Caringbah North Primary School 2010
Watch Our Watts at Caringbah North Reduced Electricity consumption Prior to Wow approx. 350 kwh a day Post wow 250 kwh average Saving approx. $106 a week Expect to save over $5000 in the next year. We have changed the culture of the school
Carbon Cops Focus on lighting Monitor lighting twice daily Carbon Cops Strips Weekly tally Weekly Prize Huge Display Board so classes can check their score. End of term prize Reduced the use of lighting in our school Energy and Light monitors
Cool Dudes Weekly performances Different plays for different age groups Increased awareness and knowledge in other students
Warming Warriors Displays in the office and student foyer Inform and remind parents and students about the project Many families are now trying to reduce their energy consumption at home.
Bright Sparks Encouraged people to walk to school Many posters Celebrated walk to school day.
Transformers Posters to remind teachers and students to turn off lights and unused electrical equipment including all monitors in the computer room Catchy slogans Informative signs
Bill Busters Monitor the schools energy usage daily Inform teachers and students about how much electricity we are saving Ongoing motivation Encouraging to see what we are doing is working
Positives about the project Saving money so we can gain more resources for the school. Developing leadership skills We have changed the way kids think at our school We are helping the environment We have learnt about global warming
Helpful hints for Carlton South Get all you can done in the time you are given. Have a good plan before you start Make sure that teachers and students know what you are doing Distribute tasks so that you get everything done